The End of Marriage?: Individualism and Intimate Relations

The End of Marriage?: Individualism and Intimate Relations

by Jane Lewis


$38.74 $43.00 Save 10% Current price is $38.74, Original price is $43. You Save 10%.
Want it by Wednesday, November 21 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843761730
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 12/01/2002
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Jane Lewis, formerly Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics, UK

Table of Contents

Contents: Part I 1. Introduction: The Debate 2. Changing Patterns: The Decline of Marriage and the Rise of Cohabitation Part II 3. The Male Breadwinner Model Family 4. From Public to Private Morality 5. The Law of Marriage and Divorce: Towards Privatisation and Deregulation? Part III 6. Inside Relationships: The Decision to Marry or Cohabit and the Nature of Commitment 7. Inside Relationships: Individualism and Commitment and the Investment of Time and Money 8. What is to be Done: What Should be the Role of Private Law and Family Policy in Respect of Intimate Relationships? Bibliography Index

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews